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1. J2P and P2J Ver 1 [The 1960's] [1968]
... it's possible to give Taunton, Mass. and weekend- also program hymns and gospel objectionable in music that we each record, and in 26 minutes (Continued on page 23) ers Ed Moshier and John Urrich. music records. Client Festivities Bow New Format for WHOO More than 250 clients, agency executives, city officials, record company executives, and country music artists showed up to celebrate the new Countrypolitan sound of WHOO, 50,000 -watt station in Orlando, Fla. AI- though the station was a success as a rock n' roll opera- tion, general manager Robert F. Hood felt a country music format offered even greater potential. The Friday party was followed by Saturday night "Shower of Stars" show, first of a series to be held every seven weeks. General manager ...
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